Igor Seletskiy

Meet Imunify360 with Proactive Defense, the sophisticated protection against any kind of malware, all in one nice package.

Proactive Defense , the new feature of Imunify360, has now been released to production for cPanel customers. This new technology has made a significant contribution in our multi-layer security in stopping malware and protecting your Linux Web servers from most, if not all, attacks. Security has to be effective, and Imunify360 with Proactive Defense is. Proactive Defense protects against malicious activity not by scanning and identifying signatures of malware, but by recognizing malicious intent based on the behavior of the PHP scripts. While there are millions of various strains out in the wild, all malware behave in a similar manner, and the number of variations of those behaviors is relati...
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Igor Seletskiy

How to stop playing Whack-A-Mole with malware and actually protect servers from attacks

​ Software vulnerabilities are constantly being exploited and monetized, and organized crime now consist of large development teams with substantial budgets. It has become a profitable industry that has seen rapid growth, fueled by ransomware schemes and cryptomining exploits, all without dire consequences. Malware is used by attackers to steal data, bypass access controls, remotely execute files, modify system configurations, and much more.  Web applications, such as WordPress and its plugins, are especially appealing to attackers as they are widely used and easily exploited, but Imunify360 -- with the newly released Proactive Defense -- can protect those applications against both...
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Inna Gordin

Stop Malware From Running On Your Servers With Imunify360 Proactive Defense (Live Webinar)

Recording now available. If you prevent malware from running on your servers in the first place, your Linux web servers will finally be secure! Firewalls and malware scanners focus on protecting against known attacks, but how do you protect against new security threats? With Proactive Defense in Imunify360 . It proactively stops malware from attacking your websites and servers. It intercepts all activity in real time, analyzes the behavior of PHP scripts, and then stops any known or unknown malicious codes from being executed. Proactive Defense is very effective because it analyzes what PHP scripts do rather than what is actually in the code or file. Join Igor Seletskiy and Kirill Bykov to l...
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Kirill Bykov

New! Proactive Defense, now in Imunify360 beta, prevents hackers from getting into your servers.

In the past decade, malware has become considerably more sophisticated, but the industry is still focused on developing solutions for cleaning and removing malware. Proactive Defense , the new feature of Imunify360 now in beta, adds a different approach to protect your Linux web servers - it actually prevents malware from running in the first place. Here is how Proactive Defense in Imunify360 works: Proactive Defense continuously analyses running scripts, identifies dangerous behaviors in Linux web servers in real time, then blocks potentially malicious executions automatically and with zero latency. It protects websites running PHP, the most common programming language, against ze...
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Igor Seletskiy

CloudLinux and GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 is a regulation in the EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union. It also addresses the export of personal data outside the EU. The GDPR aims primarily to give control to citizens and residents over their personal data and to simplify the regulatory environment for international business by unifying the regulation within the EU.  For the last six months, we were actively working to make all parts of Cloud Linux Inc GDPR compliant. Here is what was done . 
Kirill Bykov

Imunify360 Protects You Against Both Drupal Exploits

Drupal has recently patched a critical remote code execution exploit, which we wrote about earlier this month. The second part of that vulnerability, CVE-2018-7602 is now here. Again, this vulnerability may result in Drupal sites to be completely compromised. According to Drupal advisory , both of these vulnerabilities are being exploited in the wild. However, if you are using Imunify360 , you don't have to worry about it, at least not for now. Earlier this month, we have added a rule CVE-2018-7600 to our database to detect and block suspicious requests. Now, we have pushed a rule CVE-2018-7602 to master and have deployed it to all our customers.  While we always recommend updating the ...
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Kirill Bykov

Imunify360 now supports DirectAdmin

​After much anticipation, and many requests from our customers, we are happy to announce Imunify360's (beta) support for the DirectAdmin Web hosting control panel! If you are using DirectAdmin, you can now secure your websites with Imunify360.  All Imunify360 features -- advanced firewall, malware scanning (antivirus), IDS/IPS protection, reputation management, and much more -- are now fully integrated into DirectAdmin. The Imunify360 dashboard allows you to quickly check on the overall state of your server security. Once installed, Imunify360 works right out-of-the-box - so servers can be protected right away. For most, the default settings will be sufficient, but you can also configur...
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Igor Seletskiy

Imunify360 Protects Customers Against Highly Critical Drupal Exploit

Drupal has recently patched a critical remote code execution exploit SA-CORE-2018-002/CVE-2018-7600 . This vulnerability may result in Drupal sites to be completely compromised. Imunify360 protects against this vulnerability using built-in Web Application Firewall (WAF) as well as the intelligent botnet protection. Our team has pushed out updates where we improved rules and performance, and decreased false positive rate. We have added a rule CVE-2018-7600 to our database to detect and block suspicious requests. While we always recommend updating the vulnerable software, we are happy to secure your sites until you have a chance to do so. According to the Drupal Security Team, this is a highly...
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Inna Gordin

Imunify360 is now better than ever at blocking of malicious IPs

The version 3.0 is now available! We have made tremendous improvements in Imunify360 since it was first released a year ago. Based on the feedback collected from our customers, as well as a substantial technological development, our team has been able to ensure that Imunify360 performs better and delivers great Web server protection to our customers. The latest Imunify360 includes significant improvements such as faster malware scans, better detection of new malware, and four times more of WAF rules. Imunify360 now receives four million security-related events each day with an eightfold decrease in false positives. Imunify360 is the next-generation security solution built for Linux VPS, Dedi...
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Inna Gordin

Attending CloudFest? Come meet with our team!

This year, we are looking forward to CloudFest with great anticipation - we are ready to share all of the new and exciting features we have been working on, and we come with a bit of fun. Stop by our booth #B04 and talk to our team, ask questions, and, as always, participate in our exciting raffle. But don't miss Igor Seletskiy's session on Wednesday, March 14th at 3:20 pm in the.COM main.FORUM How Big Data Helps Secure Cloud Servers Massive amounts of data can now deliver insights to help protect servers against malicious attacks. This, of course, requires for this data to be properly collected, channeled, and analyzed. In this session, Igor Seletskiy will explore the real-world use cases o...
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Inna Gordin

Take your web server security to the next level with Imunify360 and backup

Did you know that the latest version of Imunify360 , currently in beta, supports integration with various backup solutions? If you already have an Acronis account, you can choose Acronis backup. For hosting control panels (Plesk and cPanel are supported), it is required that administrators configure backup options. All that's needed is your login and password to connect your backup option to Imunify360. It is even simpler to protect your data and servers with CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360 . You get 10 GB per month for free and you can activate it right from inside your Imunify360 interface. CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360 offers superior protection to defend not only against file corrupt...
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Inna Gordin

How to Boost Web Server Security with Backup - Live Webinar

Update: Recording now available Join us on Tuesday, March 6th at 12 pm EST for a live webinar! Helping our customers build a solid web server security plan is something we are very passionate about. Join this webinar to learn how to enhance your web server security with backup. Kirill Bykov, the person in charge of CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360 , will go over this new product and explain how, together with core Imunify360 defense features, this comprehensive solution helps protect your servers against various threats.  As always, a Q&A session will follow the presentation. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, March 6th at 12 pm EST / 9 am PST , and you can register for it here...
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Inna Gordin

CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360 is now available, with 10 GB /mo of free storage

We are excited to announce the release of the CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360  (currently in beta).  It provides our Imunify360 customers with the most integrated backup solution and gives them 10 GB per month of free storage. CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360  allows for a near-instant recovery of infected files from backup and it  runs on any dedicated, VPS, or shared server where Imunify360 is installed. CloudLinux Backup for Imunify360 offers superior protection for data and systems to defend against malicious attacks, malware infections, file corruptions, and website loss. Powered by the reliable and fast Acronis backup technology, CloudLinux Backup stores data ...
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Inna Gordin

The Invisible reCAPTCHA: Securing your Web server while giving website visitors a seamless experience

You might already be aware that Imunify360 includes the best and the coolest Invisible reCAPTCHA feature, developed by Google. The Invisible reCAPTCHA makes visitor experience seamless yet still keeps your servers secure. Metal detectors no more! Here is how it works.   ReCAPTCHA is built for security and it keeps bots from engaging in abusive activities on websites while letting valid visitors pass through. But unlike the typical reCAPTCHA that presents valid users with the “I am not a robot” checkbox, the latest Invisible reCAPTCHA technology instead REDIRECTS them to the site AUTOMATICALLY! It creates a much better user experience without an annoying validation screen. After all, the goal...
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Igor Seletskiy

Backup Survey: What Backup Solution Do You Use?

Today I’d like to ask for your help in this short but an important survey . We’d like to know more about your server backup solutions and preferences - it will help us better understand the needs of the hosting market and our product direction. It will take less than a minute to complete as it contains only a few questions. This survey will not ask for any personal information. Your feedback is invaluable - please respond today. TAKE SURVEY NOW Thank you,  Igor Seletskiy CloudLinux CEO
Inna Gordin

Are you listed in the Imunify360 provider directory?

If you are offering Imunify360 to your shared hosting customers, or resell it to your VPS/Dedicated customers, make sure you are listed in the Imunify360 directory . This web hosting provider directory is available on our Imunify360.com website and it will help website owners find a more secure… Shared Hosting server, protected by Imunify360;  VPS/Dedicated offering and purchase Imunify360 directly from their provider. With changes to current listings or to submit your company, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please specify the Imunify360 services offered (such as Shared/Cloud, VPS/Dedicated, or both), and your company’s sales contact information (phone number, email, or form link you...
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Inna Gordin

APAC businesses are more prone to being hacked - Dewaweb brings better security to Indonesia

CyberEdge Group, a research and marketing consulting company, in its Cyberthreat Defense 2017 Report shows an increased number of cyber attacks, from 76% in 2016 to 79% in 2017. They analyzed the survey of 1,100 qualified IT practitioners in 19 major industries from 15 different countries. According to that report (PDF) , the attacks are influenced by three main factors - low awareness in the importance of cybersecurity, the lack of qualified personnel to handle that matter, and the massive amounts of data to be analyzed. Dewaweb , an Indonesian web hosting company founded in 2014, minimizes these factors with the help of Imunify360, the automated, 6-layer security solution that they provide...
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Inna Gordin

But wait, there is more...

​This is the new home for the Imunify360 Linux Web Server Security blog. For additional blog posts related to Imunify360, visit  this CloudLinux Blog: https://cloudlinux.com/imunify360-imunifysensor-blog .